Kevin (Gali) Baler and Wayne
Rasband (wsr at nih.gov)
2003/10/10: First version 2003/10/20: Modified to allow displaying, saving and copying profile values.
Single clicks generate single point Z Profiles. Fixed
a bug that failed to remove listeners from the canvas.
Plot labels reflect changes in calibration settings. 2003/10/21: Works with polygonal selections. Single clicks work
with calibrated images and 32-bit images. 2004/03/09: Updated to work with ImageJ 1.32c. 2004/12/15: Fixed y-axis scaling bug.
1.32c or later
On Mac OS X, the plot is not updated when keys are
On Mac OS 9, the Polygon tool does not work.
to the plugins folder, or subfolder, and compile and
using Plugins/Compile and Run. Restarting
ImageJ will add a “Z Profiler”
command to the Plugins menu or a submenu of the
This plugin continuously updates a profile plot
through the z-axis as a line, rectangular or oval
selection is moved or resized.
The plot is also updated when the arrow
keys are used to move a selection and “<” or “>”
are used to move through
The y-axis scale in the plot can be fixed using Edit>Options>Profile Plot Options.
Works best on a fast machine.
Author: Hajime Hirase (firstname.lastname@example.org) Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102 Date: 2001/8/7 Limitations: Only works with 8-bit grayscale and RGB
Author: Karl Schmidt (email@example.com) Date: 2002/06/19 Requires: Java 2 Source: Included in the ZIP archive Installation: Download IMAGE_LAYERING_PLUGIN.zip and unzip the files to a temporary